2023 Winner of the Anne Halley Poetry Prize
- By Staff
Congratulations to MEGAN PINTO, winner of this year's Anne Halley Poetry Prize!
Nathan McClain and Franny Choi have selected Megan Pinto's poem "Chiaroscuro after Caravaggio’s Paul" from MR's Summer 2022 issue (Vol.63, Issue 2) for the prestigious prize.
MEGAN PINTO is a writer living in Brooklyn. Her poems can be found or are forthcoming in Ploughshares, Lit Hub, Plume, and elsewhere. She has received scholarships and fellowships from Bread Loaf, the Martha’s Vineyard Institute of Creative Writing, the Port Townsend Writers’ Conference, and an Amy Award from Poets & Writers. Megan holds an MFA in poetry from Warren Wilson.
Our reading with Megan was held on May 5th at Amherst Books. A recording of the event can be found here.